David Allen
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David Allen

David Allen is widely recognized as the world's leading expert on personal and organizational productivity. His thirty-year pioneering research and coaching to corporate managers and CEOs of some of America's most prestigious corporations and institutions has earned him Forbes' recognition as one of the top five executive coaches in the U.S. and Business 2.0 magazine's inclusion in their 2006 list of the "50 Who Matter Now." Time Magazine called his flagship book, "Getting Things Done", "the definitive business self-help book of the decade." Fast Company Magazine called David "one of the world's most influential thinkers" in the arena of personal productivity, for his outstanding programs and writing on time and stress management, the power of aligned focus and vision, and his groundbreaking methodologies in management and executive peak performance.

David is the international best-selling author of "Getting Things Done: the Art of Stress-Free Productivity"; "Ready for Anything: 52 Productivity Principles for Work and Life"; and "Making It All Work: Winning at the Game of Work and the Business of Life".

He is the engineer of GTD®, the popular Getting Things Done® methodology that has shown millions how to transform a fast-paced, overwhelming, overcommitted life into one that is balanced, integrated, relaxed, and has more successful outcomes. GTD's broad appeal is based on the fact that it is applicable from the boardroom to the living room to the class room. It is hailed as "life changing" by students, busy parents, entrepreneurs and corporate executives. David is the Founder and Chairman of the David Allen Company, whose inspirational seminars, coaching, educational materials and practical products present individuals and organizations with a new model for "Winning at the Game of Work and Business of Life." He continues to write articles and essays that address today's ever-changing issues about living and working in a fast-paced world while sustaining balance, control, and meaningful focus.

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    • Getting Things Done

    • The Art of Stress-Free Productivity
    • By: David Allen
    • Narrated by: David Allen
    • Length: 10 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,261
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,748
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,690

    David Allen reads an all-new edition of his popular self-help classic for managing work-life balance in the 21st century - now updated for the new challenges facing individuals and organizations....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Worthy Upgrade - Worth Your Time

    • By BillLampert on 03-07-16

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Getting Things Done

    • The Art of Stress-Free Productivity
    • By: David Allen
    • Narrated by: David Allen
    • Length: 2 hrs and 47 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 3,052
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 565
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 561

    In today's world of exponentially increased communication and responsibility, yesterday's methods for staying on top just don't work...

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Getting Things Done

    • By Rick on 02-28-03

    Regular price: $19.93

    • Getting Things Done for Teens

    • Take Control of Your Life in a Distracting World
    • By: David Allen, Mark Wallace, Mike Williams
    • Narrated by: Christopher Gebauer, David Allen
    • Length: 4 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 20
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20

    Getting Things Done for Teens is the how-to manual for the next generation - a strategic guidebook for creating the conditions for a fruitful and effective future....

    Regular price: $21.00

    • Making It All Work

    • Winning at the Game of Work and the Business of Life
    • By: David Allen
    • Narrated by: David Allen
    • Length: 8 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 538
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 310
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 305

    From the author of the million-copy best seller Getting Things Done, comes a new title that will change your life....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Order Getting Things Done, not Making It All Work

    • By Scott on 01-02-10

    Regular price: $28.00

    • The Bible Simplified

    • By: Gary Sanchez, Mark Dorbeck, David Allen
    • Narrated by: Bill Carl
    • Length: 3 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 2

    The Bible is not necessarily easy to understand because it is not a book but more than 60 books, written by those inspired by God over a period of 1700 years....

    Regular price: $14.95

    • Wie ich die Dinge geregelt kriege

    • Selbstmanagement für den Alltag
    • By: David Allen
    • Narrated by: Mark Bremer
    • Length: 11 hrs and 59 mins
    • Abridged
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    Eigentlich sollte man längst bei einem Termin sein, doch dann klingelt das Handy und das E-Mail-Postfach quillt auch schon wieder über...

    Regular price: $22.34

    • Who Will Go to Heaven

    • By: David Allen, Gary Sanchez, Mark Dorbeck
    • Narrated by: Bill Carl
    • Length: 4 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
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    There are many concisely written and repeated teachings in the Bible that most clergy and church members cannot reconcile....

    Regular price: $14.95

    • A Seekers Story

    • By: David Allen
    • Narrated by: Bill Carl
    • Length: 1 hr and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
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    When it came to religion, "faith" as I saw it was something short of absolute and something only "hoped" for....

    Regular price: $6.95

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